The Texas Catholic Herald

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

August 20, 2013

Catholics of African descent meet to empower, equip, evangelize

On Saturday morning, Aug. 10, 133 Catholics of African descent from 17 parishes from across the Archdiocese gathered for a “Day of Reflection” in prayer, praise and fellowship at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in the historic third ward of Houston to address the critical issues facing their faith communities.

August 20, 2013

Archbishop Gomez addresses challenges Catholics face

A record crowd of 1,000 people heard from keynote speaker Archbishop Jose Gomez of Los Angeles at the Fourth Annual Archdiocesan Prayer Breakfast July 26 at the Hilton of the Americas in downtown Houston.

August 20, 2013

Local Catholic schools continue to thrive

With the new academic year upon us, it is clear that Catholic school education in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston is in demand.

August 20, 2013

More than 2,000 area youth gather to celebrate faith

More than 2,000 high school students celebrated their faith at the 57th annual Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston's Archdiocesan Youth Conference (AYC) July 19 to 21 at the Hilton Americas Hotel in downtown Houston.

August 16, 2013

Keeping the ‘Internet Generation’ safe online

Unfortunately, as the number of young people going online have increased, so have the number and intensity of negative interactions, such as cyberbullying, exposure to inappropriate material and contacts from online predators.

July 16, 2013

UST student sings her way to graduate school

Taking her talents in music to Clarksville, Tenn., Opong will pursue her master of music in vocal performance at Austin Peay State University on a full tuition assistantship.

July 16, 2013

Ensuring ‘A Place for All’ in God’s house

In the home or the parish, on a walk or a retreat, creative communication is a key to effectively reaching others.

July 16, 2013

First Archdiocesan family mission trip helps those in need

“I wish there was a way for our children to go on mission as a family.”

July 16, 2013

San José Clinic provides care for underserved

91 years later, San Jose clinic has expanded to provide health care for the underserved who need a health home the most, including primary and specialty medical and dental care, as well as vision, laboratory and pharmacy services.

July 16, 2013

SVdP founder turns 200

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the founder of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Blessed Frédéric Ozanam.

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